Thoughts on Rick Warren Retiring

In case you missed this week’s announcement of the transition beginning at Saddleback church in California: Pastor Rick Warren announced that he will be stepping down from his role as Senior pastor there once a replacement has been found. From a practical point of view this is not surprising. He and his wife Kay haveContinue reading “Thoughts on Rick Warren Retiring”

Chosen to Serve Tables

Therefore, brothers, pick out from among you seven men of good repute, full of the Spirit and of wisdom, whom we will appoint to this duty. But we will devote ourselves to prayer and to the ministry of the word.” And what they said pleased the whole gathering, Acts 6:3-4 ESV If you hadn’t read the beginning of this chapterContinue reading “Chosen to Serve Tables”

Rejoicing Together Again

Will you not revive us again, that your people may rejoice in you? Psalm 85:6 ESV During the pandemic many of us began to get just a small taste of the loneliness that those living in long term care face daily. During the height of the lockdowns people rarely left home and when forced to go out, thereContinue reading “Rejoicing Together Again”